Celebrating Small Business Saturday

Sat, 2015-11-28 08:30
Grameen America is celebrating Small Business Saturday for the 58,000 women reached by our program who have been empowered to build their own small businesses.

Grameen America Celebrates Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

Mon, 2015-11-23 15:02
To celebrate Women’s Entrepreneurship Day, Grameen America is proud to honor our community of over 58,000 women entrepreneurs across the country.

Meet Maria

Fri, 2015-10-30 10:52
After moving to New York from Mexico ten years ago, Maria and her daughter had little to their name and no income. Today, she owns her own successful flower shop and hopes to open a second location soon.

Meet Maria

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:13
With a $1,500 loan, Maria was able to expand her tire shop into a booming business.

Meet Elvia

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:07
Three years ago, Elvia took out a loan of $1,000 to make a better life for herself and her children. Today, Elvia is on her ninth loan of $9,000 and is a proud owner of a growing business.

Providing Women Entrepreneurs with the Tools for Success

Tue, 2015-09-22 13:03
Grameen America partnered with Women Entrepreneurs of New York City (WE NYC) to provide our New York City borrowers with the tools necessary to build successful businesses.

Bringing Microfinance to Life for a Younger Generation

Thu, 2014-07-31 18:58
Guest Post by Hannah Gallen, Development and Communications Summer Intern

Meet Teresa

Mon, 2013-01-28 11:00
Teresa sells a variety of sliced fruit and vegetables out a food cart in Oakland. She is particularly known for her Mexican specialties: Spiced fruit and corn pudding. With her next loan, Teresa would like to purchase a light to operate her cart in the evening. With two more hours of operating in the morning and evening, Teresa will be one step closer to fulfilling her dream: to purchase a second food cart to operate in Alameda.

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